EMCC European Monitoring Centre on Change



Geographic Location

Country: United Kingdom


Sector: Professional services
Legal, accounting, management, architecture, engineering, technical testing and analysis activities
71.12 - Engineering activities and related technical consultancy
Number Employed: 550
Group: Assystem Group

Employment Effects

Announcement Date: 06-02-2021
Type of Restructuring: Business expansion
Planned Job Creation: 100

Additional Information

The UK subsidiary of Assystem, the France-based global engineering group, has announced that it will create 100 jobs in the UK, with the recruitment starting in 2021. The new jobs are reserved for women graduating with degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.

The managing director said that the company plans to recruit women as part of its gender diversity programme.

In the UK, Assystem provides project management, design and digital engineering services in the energy and infrastructure sectors. The company has head offices in Blackburn, Bristol, Sunderland and London, and employs 550 people.